Simulation Technical Support Officer

Job no: 506420
Work type: Fixed term - Part-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Technical, Laboratory and Research Support, HEO4

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(HE04) $64,961 to $71,203 per annum (pro-rata) plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Fixed term, part-time (0.6FTE) position until December 2022.

Opportunity to work within the Adelaide Health Simulation (AHS) and the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) Simulation suite, Central Adelaide Local Health Network.

AHS is the most technologically advanced simulation facility in Australasia, and the only Australian simulation facility accredited with the Society for Simulation in Healthcare for excellence in learning and teaching, delivering simulation-based inter-professional training designed to enhance quality in healthcare delivery. RAH is a state-of-the-art facility, with a purpose built simulation area, which replicates the hospital’s theatre and technical suites. Both AHS and RAH are part of Adelaide biomed city, integrating healthcare, research and education.

The Simulation Technical Support Officer provides support to the AHS to deliver simulation-based inter-professional training designed to enhance safety and quality in healthcare delivery. This diverse position will deliver the set up and delivery of advanced simulation based education technology and assist with basic technical support including installation, testing, operation and maintenance activities on equipment and systems, primarily at the RAH site.

 To be successful you will need:

  • Understanding of IT networks and systems knowledge.
  • Experience with simulation equipment and maintenance.
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office software including Excel and Access.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of stock control using a database.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple tasks with competing deadlines.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken through to the online application form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55pm, 9 December 2021.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

A/Prof. Adam Montagu
Director, Adelaide Health Simulation
P: +61 (8) 8313 8003

For application related enquiries, contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences HR Team

You'll find a full position description and/or selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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